• President_Barackbar posted a message on the post Giant Bombcast 08/26/2014 (Premium).

    This week's podcast sponsored by YUM! Brands

  • President_Barackbar posted a message in the forum topic Disclosure of Kickstarter and Patreon backings.. on the General Discussion board

    @finaldasa said: @president_barackbar said: @finaldasa said: I think my problem with this extra scrutiny of games journalism is the level in which it's being applied. Few other journalists have their ...

  • President_Barackbar posted a message in the forum topic Disclosure of Kickstarter and Patreon backings.. on the General Discussion board

    @finaldasa said:I think my problem with this extra scrutiny of games journalism is the level in which it's being applied. Few other journalists have their past, current activities, and every twitter s...

  • President_Barackbar posted a message in the forum topic Confirmed: Amazon Has Purchased Twitch. on the General Discussion board

    As much as I would rather have Amazon own Twitch, I think anyone who thinks the acquisition would mean a reversal or revision of their new streaming and VOD policies is kidding themselves since Twitc...

  • President_Barackbar posted a message on the post Diablo III: Reaper of Souls - Ultimate Evil Edition Review.

    @ripelivejam said: @ninjaculate said: Definitely getting it to play with the girlie.same, except replace "girlie" with "four cats that aren't mine but i got roped into taking care of for a year and go...

  • President_Barackbar posted a message in the forum topic Necromancers?. on the Necromancy board

    Well, if you don't mind taking a trip back to the past, the Wrath of Cronos mod for the old Doom-engine game Hexen (which is also compatible with Heretic and Doom) features a Necromancer class that i...

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  • President_Barackbar posted a message in the forum topic I make ‘gross’ free to play games. on the Free to Play board

    @koolaid said: And as for the user having to endlessly pay I say: is that such a bad thing? If you are offering something they want, what’s a few bucks a day? I buy a cup of coffee every day and that ...

  • President_Barackbar posted a message in the forum topic So apparently AC Unity will have micro transitions. on the Assassin's Creed: Unity board

    @mooseymcman said:If it is just, "Hey you can pay for stuff faster but the normal unlock rate is perfectly fine and on par with the previous games," then that's fine.That's the real danger and the thi...

  • President_Barackbar posted a message in the forum topic Twitch Implements Controversial New Policy Changes. on the General Discussion board

    They are DEFINITELY going to have to backpedal on this or I can't possibly see anyone continuing to use Twitch as their primary streaming service. These terms are just too damn restrictive. The fact ...

  • President_Barackbar posted a message in the forum topic Worth Reading: 08/04/2014. on the General Discussion board

    @simguard said: @president_barackbar said: Always good to see someone on this site posting something about League of Legends that isn't just derisive dumping on the whole thing because it isn't Dota....

  • President_Barackbar posted a message in the forum topic Worth Reading: 08/04/2014. on the General Discussion board

    Always good to see someone on this site posting something about League of Legends that isn't just derisive dumping on the whole thing because it isn't Dota.

  • President_Barackbar posted a message on the post Mario Party Party.

    @dr_beaverah said:I really wish the original crew would lighten up a bit. The critical attitude towards games like this... is getting old! These games aren't perfect-we all know-just have fun with it....

  • President_Barackbar posted a message on the post Quick Look: Pure Pool.

    @aquacadet said:Batman: The Horse is the best part of that Mr Show episode. Also people call that 3 player pool game cutthroat not whatever the hell Dan called it right?Yeah I also call it cutthroat,...

  • President_Barackbar posted a message on the post Quick Look: Blue Estate.

    Boy I don't know why its so hard for writers in any medium to get the exploitation film vibe right. They all break the cardinal rule which is that a good piece of exploitation media should NOT be sel...

  • President_Barackbar posted a message in the forum topic Chocolate Cherry Giant Bomb. on the Off-Topic board

    Super awesome and very delicious looking!

  • President_Barackbar posted a message in the forum topic Learning by comparison - LoL vs DOTA2: Week 3. on the Multiplayer Online Battle Arena board

    @gunslingerpanda: I really hate that video because its pretty obvious TB made it to once again shout about how he hates LoL. I get it, he's pissed they didn't let him make a champ because he got all ...

  • President_Barackbar posted a message on the post We Celebrate 10 Years of ESPN NFL 2K5 Live!.

    Man, seeing Junior Seau on that roster list was really sad.

  • President_Barackbar posted a message in the forum topic Preordering Games. on the General Discussion board

    @rorie said:I just never see any real advantage to pre-ordering. The bonus items and such are rarely worthwhile, and there's always the possibility of bugs or server mishaps that'll make the game unpl...

  • President_Barackbar posted a message in the forum topic How to get into DOTA 2. on the Dota 2 board

    Have friends. Really, you'll have very little fun and will more than likely quit out of frustration if you don't play with friends. Its definitely possible to be dedicated enough to soldier on as a s...